Atiku vs Buhari: Supreme Court Strikes Out PDP’s Case
The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck out an appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its 2019 presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar.
A five-man panel led by Justice Datijo Mohammed, struck out the appeal for having become statute-barred.
Naija News understands Atiku and PDP filed the suit against a decision taken by the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal.
The presidential tribunal had ruled that Atiku and the PDP do not have a reply to an application filed on May 14, 2019 by the All Progressives Congress (APC) seeking among others, the dismissal of their (Atiku and the PDP) challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory at the last presidential election.